[A case of meningoencephalitis and spondylodiscitis caused by Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus infection].

@article{Ozeki2002ACO,
  title={[A case of meningoencephalitis and spondylodiscitis caused by Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus infection].},
  author={Toshihiko Ozeki and Kazuya Nokura and Hiroshi Koga and Hiroko Yamamoto},
  journal={Rinsho shinkeigaku = Clinical neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={38-41}
}
Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus (C. fetus) is a gram-negative, curved, rod-shaped microaerophile, occasionally may cause meningitis or meningoencephalitis in humans. This report documents the case of 49-year-old man with lumbar spondylodiscitis and meningoencephalitis caused by C. fetus infection. On admission, the patient was delirious and severe… CONTINUE READING